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Ferndale, Johannesburg

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Fontainebleau , 2032 , South Africa

 

JOB MARKET

 

Head Guide- Limpopo

Salary negotiable (Based upon experience and qualifications),
Provident Fund 13% of Basic,
Live in for single accommodation,
Meal provided whilst on shift.

FGASA NQF4 (level 2) or higher
NDT Registered
Advanced Rifle Handling
Valid Driver’s License with PrDP
Solid references
Matric will a requirement for this position.
First Aid Certified
3 x years’ experience in managing position as a HEAD Guide (Essential)
3 x years’ experience in a BIG 5 Game Reserve
A Criminal Clearance will be required.
Must have a valid South African ID.
Excellent communication skills.
Must be able to work in a team environment.

Send your cv, certificates and any written references to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

Field Guide x 2(WNR1039)

Sabi Sands
R5000 – R6000/m
Live-in

A Private 5 Star Game Reserve is looking for an experienced Field Guide. 
You must have 2 – 3 years’ experience working in a Big 5 Reserve.
FGASA NQF2 (Level 1) minimum
NDT registered
PDP
First Aid
SAPS Rifle Competency 
A Trails Guide qualification, whilst not essential, would certainly be an added asset. 

Please forward a Full CV, certificates, recent photo and contactable references to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

Head Guide x2(WNR1038) Sabi Sands

R10000 – R12000/m.
Live-in

Team Leadership Skills
Team Player
Problem Solving Skills 
Computer Skills (MS Office Suite)
FGASA Full Trail Guide, minimum NQF4 (Level 2), preferable Specialist Field Guide (Level 3)
Valid memberships, certifications and qualifications

Please apply with a Full CV, certificates, recent photo and contactable references to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

Field Guide (WNR1030)

Marakele National Park, Limpopo
R5000 – R6000/m, Live-in

A Private 5 Star Game Reserve is looking for an experienced Field Guide. 
You must have 2 – 3 years’ experience working in a Big 5 Reserve.
FGASA NQF2 (Level 1) minimum
NDT registered
PDP
First Aid
SAPS Rifle Competency
A Trails Guide qualification, whilst not essential, would certainly be an added asset. 

Please forward a Full CV, certificates, recent photo and contactable references to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

TRAILS GUIDE

Offered:
R8500 per month, depending on experience
Live in
Bela Bela:
Requirements: The candidate is required to be young at heart. You will be required to work under extreme conditions and long hours when required.
FGASA NQF2 (LEVEL 1)
NDT registered
Full Trails qualified
Competency Advanced Rifle handling
Valid PDP
Solid references
Matric will be a requirement for this position
Valid Code B driver’s license
A Criminal Clearance will be required
Must have a valid South African ID
Excellent communication skills
Must be able to work in a team environment.

Send your cv, certificates and any written references to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

FIELD GUIDE

Offered:
R4000 – R6000 depending on experience and qualifications
Live in
Bela Bela:
Requirements: The candidate is required to be young at heart. You will be required to work under extreme conditions and long hours when required.
FGASA LEVEL 1
NDT registered
Competency Rifle handling
Valid PDP
Solid references
Matric will be a requirement for this position.
Valid Code B driver’s license. A Criminal Clearance will be required.
Must have a valid South African ID. 
Excellent communication skills and must be able to work in a team environment.

Send your cv, certificates and any written references to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

Field Guide (WNR1044)

Greater Kruger area
R5000 – R6000/m, Live-in

A Private 5 Star Game Reserve is looking for an experienced Field Guide. 
You must have 1 – 2 years’ experience working in a Big 5 Reserve.
FGASA Level 1 minimum 
NDT registered
PDP
First Aid 
SAPS Rifle Competency 
A Trails Guide qualification, whilst not essential, would certainly be an added asset. 

Please forward a Full CV, certificates, recent photo and contactable references to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

URGENT Lead Trail Guide

Negotiable (depend on qualification and experience)
Addo – Eastern Cape
Live in with meals on duty, uniforms 

FGASA NQF2 (Level 1) (NQF4 Level 2 advantageous)
Lead trails
Minimum 2 years’ experience
NDT Registered 
Valid PDP 
Valid Advance Rifle Handling certificate
Valid First Aid certificate
Must be computer literate
Must be a good team player and passionate about conservation
Must have a very good understanding of speaking and writing in the English language

Send full cv, 3 written references and certificates to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

URGENT Back up Trail Guide

Negotiable (depend on qualification and experience)
Addo – Eastern Cape
Live in with meals on duty, uniforms 

FGASA NFQ2 (Level 1) (NQF4 (Level 2) advantageous)
FGASA Backup Trails (Lead trails advantageous)
Minimum 2 years’ experience
NDT Registered 
Valid PDP 
Valid Advance Rifle Handling certificate
Valid First Aid certificate
Must be computer literate
Must be a good team player and passionate about conservation
Must have a very good understanding of speaking and writing in the English language

Send full cv, 3 written references and certificates to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

URGENT Field Guide

Negotiable (depend on qualification and experience)
Addo – Eastern Cape
Live in with meals on duty, uniforms 

FGASA NQF2  (Level 1) (NQF4 (Level 2) advantageous)
Minimum 2 years’ experience
NDT Registered 
Valid PDP 
Valid Advance Rifle Handling certificate
Valid First Aid certificate
Must be computer literate
Must be a good team player and passionate about conservation
Must have a very good understanding of speaking and writing in the English language

Send full cv, 3 written references and certificates to admin@whatnextrecruitment.co.za

Trip Leader

PEAK DMC is an overland tour operator that operates tours for various brands within Southern Africa. We are currently looking for Overland Guides to join our professional team.  Candidates should have a valid level 1 first aid certificate, passport and tour guide qualification, such as FGASA or THETA/DEAT.  Interested candidates can forward their CV to marc.lappeman@peakdmc.com and the closing date for all applications are on the 23rd February 2018. Only applications from South African citizens or permanent residency will be accepted.

Guide / Tour leader wanted

We are recruiting a field guide to accompany 8 international veterinary students on tours based on conservation and wildlife veterinary sciences.

This is a temporary position (May – September 2018) and involves travelling from Northern KZN to KNP and Northern Province.

Requirements:

  • FGASA level 1 or higher
  • Guiding experience of 1 year+ 
  • A valid PDP licence
  • A valid first aid certificate
  • Demonstrated communication, leadership, problem solving and decision making skills
  • A very outgoing personality
  • Must be able to work independently and show initiative
  • Have the ability to handle daily stresses and long hours with a high amount of energy 
  • A passion for conservation
  • A basic knowledge of Afrikaans preferable

The position offers a competitive salary and includes accommodation and food during tour dates.
Interested applicants can send their CV, letter of motivation and a recent head and shoulders photo of themselves to melissa@live4now.co.za
 

A well-established fast-growing company, with an equal opportunity policy, has the following vacancy at a 4* Game Lodge in Bela Bela:

FIELD GUIDE (Salary R4500.00 to R6000.00 per month + Live in)
This position requires the following job spec/trade but are not limited to:

  • The candidate is required to be young at heart.
  • You will be required to work under extreme conditions and long hours when required.
  • FGASA Field Guide NQF2 (LEVEL 1)
  • NDT registered
  • Competency Rifle handling
  • Valid PDP
  • Solid references
  • Matric will be a requirement for this position.
  • Valid Code B driver’s licence.
  • A Criminal Clearance will be required.
  • Must have a valid South African ID. 
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.

All application must be submitted to de-vine@vodamail.co.za 
Should you not receive any feedback within two weeks from closing date please consider your application as unsuccessful.

A well-established fast-growing company, with an equal opportunity policy, has the following vacancy at a 4* Game Lodge in Bela Bela:

TRAILS GUIDE (Salary - R8500.00 per month + Live in)
This position requires the following job spec/trade but are not limited to:

  • The candidate is required to be young at heart.
  • You will be required to work under extreme conditions and long hours when required.
  • FGASA Field Guide NQF2 (LEVEL 1) and relevant FGASA Trails Guide qualifications
  • NDT registered
  • Full Trails qualified
  • Competency Advanced Rifle handling
  • Valid PDP
  • Solid references
  • Matric will be a requirement for this position.
  • Valid Code B driver’s licence.
  • A Criminal Clearance will be required.
  • Must have a valid South African ID. 
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment.

All application must be submitted to de-vine@vodamail.co.za 
Should you not receive any feedback within two weeks from closing date please consider your application as unsuccessful.

New Development in Imfolozi KZN

General information:
First Private Concession adjoining the Wilderness area of Hluhluwe iMfolozi area.
Two exclusive Lodges by Mantis operating on some 4000 ha of Land that has been granted Privatisation by Local Zulu Chiefs ( no land claims will happen)
One Lodge will have 32 beds, the other Lodge will have 22 beds
Both Lodges on the banks of the White Imfolozi river, looking across into the Wilderness area
Exclusive use within the Concession – only Lodge vehicles allowed
Full walking rights in the Wilderness area – 30 000 ha
Full driving rights into Hluhluwe Imfolozi Park – 95 000 ha. Of which we will utilize the whole area very seldom – too large an area.
Lodges are due to open in June and September 2018. ( Pre opening Team will be needed)


Positions available:
Full Spectrum of Senior Positions from 

  • Lodge Managers & Assistant Lodge Managers,
  • Executive Chefs & Head Chefs
  • F&B Managers 
  • HR 
  • Accounts & accounts assistants
  • Maintenance Managers & assistants
  • Housekeeping Managers
  • Guide Manager & Senior Guides ( min FGASA Specialist Field Guide (Level 3), Full Trails, ARH, PDP, First Aid certificate, NDT registered for KZN, min 5-8 years Guiding in Big 5 area)

Previous experience in 5* Lodge and Hospitality environment essential 
Part of Previous employed Opening Team an advantage
Accommodation will be new like the Lodges, Company benefits package is available i.e. Provident Fund & Medical aid, Annual Bonus at discretion, Competitive Salaries will be offered.

Please send all CV’S applications through to geran.ellish@mantiscollection.com

De Hoop Collection/De Hoop Nature Reserve

Job description: 
A private Eco-tourism company based in a well-known nature reserve in the Overberg area is looking to recruit an advanced Field Guide/Marine Guide. The applicant will be required to host and guide guests with enthusiasm on nature based activities offered by the company.

Skills required: 
Applicants should have at least a FGASA advanced level (NQF 4) or Marine Guide (NQF 2) certificate with a keen interest in the Fynbos Biome, Birdlife and the Coastal environment. A skipper’s licence will be an advantage. At least two - three years’ work experience in a similar position. We are looking to employ a dedicated and reliable individual.

Please apply by emailing your CV and contactable references.

Contact:

Justin Boshoff

justin@dehoopcollection.co.za

GUIDING OPPORTUNITY IN THE ADDO ELEPHANT NATIONAL (EASTERN CAPE)

Leading 5* Lodge situated on a private concession within Addo NP is looking for a passionate and hardworking, qualified FGASA guide to join the team.
Requirements:
FGASA Field Guide NQF 2 (Level 1)
Rifle Competency certificate (SAPS - white card) 
Valid First aid certificate (min Level 1)
PDP license
CATHSSETA
DEAT/NDT registered,
1-2 years’ experience
Fluent in English
Back-up/Full trails, ARH & any conservation qualifications an advantage.
Position includes accommodation, uniform and meals on duty.

Should you meet the above requirements and wish to apply, please send your CV to gmgorah@hunterhotels.com

KUZUKO ARE SEEKING AN ENTRY LEVEL FIELD GUIDE

KUZUKO ARE SEEKING AN ENTRY LEVEL FIELD GUIDE
Requirements:


FGASA Level 1

Valid PDP

Valid First Aid

DEAT Registration

This is a live in position. The salary will be discussed during interview.

Please send all cv’s through to kuzukohfg@legacyhotels.co.za